Introduction to Minerals

Students discover how crystal structures go together to create minerals.  In this earth science lesson plan, students work in groups to create 3-dimensional shapes of crystals that they then put together in a compact structure.

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Resource Details

Grade
5th - 8th
Subjects
Earth Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 day
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning
Usage Permissions
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